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ZIP Code 92021

Primary City:El Cajon, CA (View All Cities)
County: San Diego County
Timezone: Pacific (8:58pm)
Area code: 619 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:32.84, -116.88
ZIP (~6 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 92021

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 92021. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 92021. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 92021, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
El Cajon, CA
Unacceptable:
Bostonia, Crest

Stats and Demographics for the 92021 ZIP Code

ZIP code 92021 is located in southeast California and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 92021 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 92021 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 65,068
Population Density 2,181 people per sq mi
Housing Units 23,881
Median Home Value $299,000
Land Area 29.83 sq mi
Water Area 0.22 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 22,649
Median Household Income $49,521

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 34Female Median Age: 37

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2,3142,1972,3592,6392,3692,4061,9761,9782,0682,5572,4231,9761,5501,072681580373303
Female2,2832,1122,2072,3902,6082,3322,0872,0172,1942,5452,4882,0951,7471,262890737632621
Total4,5974,3094,5665,0294,9774,7384,0633,9954,2625,1024,9114,0713,2972,3341,5711,3171,005924

Gender

 Male 31,821 49%
 Female 33,247 51%
Gender

Race

 White 47,066 72.3%
 Black Or African American 3,561 5.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 547 0.8%
 Asian 1,905 2.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 302 0.5%
 Other Race 7,571 11.6%
 Two Or More Races 4,116 6.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1101,0171,7842,8992,6851,7291,130428
Renter9422,5142,2872,5381,486691294115
Total1,0523,5314,0715,4374,1712,4201,424543

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 10,698 47%
 Single Guardian 5,223 23%
 Singles 5,024 22%
 Singles With Roommate 1,704 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 14,032 62%
 Households with Kids 8,617 38%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male470419493444454458401435449507499456454443519504530538548507
Female498474475392474405378405450409424457436481492465475480478532
Total9688939688369288637798408999169239138909241,0119691,0051,0181,0261,039

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 92021 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities and nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 92021 were primarily built in the 1970s. Looking at 92021 real estate data, the median home value of $299,000 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 92021 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 92021 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 92021 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 63,964 98.3%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 14 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 541 0.8%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 549 0.8%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 8,364 35%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 3,418 14%
 Renter Occupied Households 10,867 46%
 Households Vacant 1,232 5%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 590 48%
 Rented & Unoccupied 19 2%
 For Sale Only 322 26%
 Sold & Unoccupied 31 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 48 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 222 18%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 161 2%
 1 Bedroom 2,630 26%
 2 Bedroom 4,435 43%
 3+ Bedroom 2,983 29%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $49,521 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 92021 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 92021 can expect to fall in that range. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 18,156 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 13,788 27%
 No Earnings 18,858 37%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 18,156 36%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 13,788 27%
 No Earnings 18,858 37%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 24,593 87%
 Public transportation 738 3%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 437 2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 848 3%
 Worked at Home 1,512 5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 3,415 16.9%
 High School Graduate 12,316 60.8%
 Associate's degree 1,378 6.8%
 Bachelor's degree 2,369 11.7%
 Master's degree 566 2.8%
 Professional school degree 72 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 146 0.7%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 10,838 82%
 Enrolled in Private School 902 7%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,527 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 92021

ZIP Code 92021 is in the Grossmont Union High School District. There are 16 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 92021.

Liberty Charter
1012 East Bradley Ave
El Cajon, CA 92021
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Grossmont Union High School District
Bostonia Elementary
1390 East Brd.way
El Cajon, CA 92021
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cajon Valley Union School District
Crest Elementary
2000 Suncrest Blvd
El Cajon, CA 92021
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cajon Valley Union School District
Greenfield Middle School
1495 Greenfield Dr
El Cajon, CA 92021
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Cajon Valley Union School District
W. D. Hall Elementary
1376 Pepper Dr
El Cajon, CA 92021
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cajon Valley Union School District
Magnolia Elementary
650 Greenfield Dr
El Cajon, CA 92021
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cajon Valley Union School District
Naranca Elementary
1030 Naranca Ave
El Cajon, CA 92021
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cajon Valley Union School District
Rios Elementary
14314 Rios Canyon Rd
El Cajon, CA 92021
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cajon Valley Union School District
Blossom Valley Elementary
9863 Oakmont Terrace
El Cajon, CA 92021
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cajon Valley Union School District
Cajon Valley Community Day
165 Roanoke Rd
El Cajon, CA 92021
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Cajon Valley Union School District
Cajon Valley Home
1384 Brd.way
El Cajon, CA 92021
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Cajon Valley Union School District
Los Coches Creek Middle School
9669 Dunbar Ln
El Cajon, CA 92021
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Cajon Valley Union School District
El Cajon Valley High School
1035 East Madison Ave
El Cajon, CA 92021
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Grossmont Union High School District
St Kieran Catholic School
1347 Camillo Way
El Cajon, CA 92021
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Taproot Montessori Preschool & Kindergarten
1431 Broadway
El Cajon, CA 92021
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private
Pepper Valley Learning Center
1358 Pepper Dr
El Cajon, CA 92021
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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